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Photo Gallery: 50 Great Photos of Summerfest
Photo Gallery

50 Great Photos of Summerfest

To help celebrate the fest's 50th anniversary, our photographer captured all the action.

Celebrate Urban Milwaukee’s Birthday!

Celebrate Urban Milwaukee’s Birthday!

Join us for drinks and appetizers by acclaimed chef at historic hotel.

Urban Milwaukee Wins Press Club Awards

Urban Milwaukee Wins Press Club Awards

Fifth-straight year the publication is honored by state-wide contest.

Urban Milwaukee: The Store’s 5th Anniversary Celebration
Urban Milwaukee

The Store’s 5th Anniversary Celebration

Milwaukee gifts by Milwaukee makers line the shelves for Friday's party.

Members Only Event: Taste Beers With Urban Milwaukee
Members Only Event

Taste Beers With Urban Milwaukee

Our second beer bash includes free tour, tastings at Good City Brewing.

Top 10 Stories of 2016

Top 10 Stories of 2016

Grand Ave changes, inside Paul Ryan's home, JS archive vanishes and much more.

On the Air: The Year In Development
On the Air

The Year In Development

Jeramey Jannene chats with jolly trio on WMSE's "The Disclaimer." Fun, informative.

Listing of the Week: The BreakWater #1404
Listing of the Week

The BreakWater #1404

Large condo has impressive views of Lake Michigan and city, with high-end amenities.

Join Tom Barrett at our Anniversary Party

Join Tom Barrett at our Anniversary Party

Celebrate our growth with the mayor, drinks and appetizers at the Newsroom Pub.

Listing of the Week: Water Street Lofts
Listing of the Week

Water Street Lofts

See inside this one-bedroom condo, built inside an 1875 building.

Bamberger Wins Press Club Award

Bamberger Wins Press Club Award

Wins award for architecture review, third year in a row Urban Milwaukee wins Press Club awards.

On the Air: “A Hero For the Entire Country”
On the Air

“A Hero For the Entire Country”

Bruce Murphy talks to WTMJ-AM about Donald Baumgartner's inspiringly generous treatment of employees.

What’s Next for the Grand Avenue Mall?

What’s Next for the Grand Avenue Mall?

"We're going to have to stop calling it a mall," Jeramey Jannene tells WTMJ.

Listing of the Week: 1527 N. Cass St.
Listing of the Week

1527 N. Cass St.

The ultimate in urban living, 6-room, multi-level condo is near Brady St. and the lake.

Was It Political Correctness Run Amok?

Was It Political Correctness Run Amok?

Bruce Murphy talks about removal of Shorewood public sculpture on TMJ radio.

9 Most Commented-On Stories of 2015

9 Most Commented-On Stories of 2015

Crime, the streetcar, teacher pay, the Bucks bailout and other issues left readers battling.

10 Most Popular Stories of 2015

10 Most Popular Stories of 2015

The bus strike, Scott Walker’s meltdown, a sneaky Bucks arena plan -- readers flocked to these and other stories.

Urban Milwaukee Drive Raises $30,590!

Urban Milwaukee Drive Raises $30,590!

Thank you, Milwaukee. Our crowdfunding drive raised 153% of goal.

Grant Will Match $1,500 in Gifts to Urban Milwaukee

Grant Will Match $1,500 in Gifts to Urban Milwaukee

Developer Barry Mandel will match up to $1,500 in grants for final three days of drive.

Listing of the Week: 1522 on the Lake
Listing of the Week

1522 on the Lake

Gorgeous condominium on the Lower East Side has quite the view.

Case Study: Urban Milwaukee’s Impact On The Streetcar
Case Study

Urban Milwaukee’s Impact On The Streetcar

Ald. Bauman talks about publication’s impact and how its expansion will help the community.

Why We Need Locally-Owned Media

Why We Need Locally-Owned Media

Developer Juli Kaufmann talks about Urban Milwaukee and why you should support its campaign.

No More Pulitzers for the Journal Sentinel?

No More Pulitzers for the Journal Sentinel?

Bruce Murphy talks about the impact of Gannett purchase of local paper with 620 WTMJ.

Ciclovia MKE to Encourage Active Living With the Involvement of Local Businesses
Press Release

Ciclovia MKE to Encourage Active Living With the Involvement of Local Businesses

Ciclovia MKE will take place on Saturday, August 29th, 2015

GUNS and MONEY
Press Release

GUNS and MONEY

A CultureJam MKE Exhibition.

Photo Gallery: Gallery Night Draws Big Crowds
Photo Gallery

Gallery Night Draws Big Crowds

And photos, photos, photos. We capture the scene, the people, the art.

Photo Gallery: 2014 Polish Fest
Photo Gallery

2014 Polish Fest

Our photos capture the people and pageantry of America's largest Polish festival.

Photo Gallery: Elvis Costello at the Riverside
Photo Gallery

Elvis Costello at the Riverside

His solo tour came to Milwaukee last night and we have all the photos.

Introducing Urban Milwaukee Dial

Introducing Urban Milwaukee Dial

A new logo, a new design and a new spirit for our entertainment section.

Urban Milwaukee Purchases Third Coast Daily

Urban Milwaukee Purchases Third Coast Daily

ThirdCoastDaily.com, the online arts and entertainment publication has agreed to a purchase by UrbanMilwaukee.com, the online news daily.